MAY 23 - 25 2007





Walking/Hiking Shoes

For those who are interested in getting out in nature, we will be leaving the hotel at 5:45pm on Thursday evening for a hike near Montecito.  This will be a short 1.5-2 hour hike up a beautiful canyon with a stream. Be sure to bring walking or hiking shoes.


Venue and Location

The Hotel Marmonte is located at 1111 East Cabrillo Blvd, across from the beach about a mile down the coast from State Street, near the Cabrillo Arts Pavilion and East Beach. The workshop will be in the Vista Room.


Directions to the Hotel MarMonte

From Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA): From the airport, head east from Fowler Road. Bear left at Fairview Avenue and proceed for one mile. Turn right via an entry ramp onto the US-101 South for 9.5 miles. Take Exit 144. Bear right at South Milpas Street. Turn left onto East Cabrillo Boulevard, and continue for 0.2 miles. The hotel will appear on your left.



  • Free gated self-parking for all registered guests; valet parking available
  • There is plenty of street parking near the hotel, as well as a lot across the street at East Beach.


Local Breakfast Options

Bistro 111 at the Hotel MarMonte

East Beach Grill on the beach across the street from the hotel

Aladios at 1 State St, Santa Barbara

Sambos at 216 W. Cabrillo


Days may be warm, but with fog, or in the evenings, temperatures drop – bring a sweater or jacket. See forecast below:


Things to do in Santa Barbara over the Weekend

Sailing, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Hiking, Channel Island Trips, Wine Tasting, Shopping, Natural History Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Botanical Gardens,